CHRISTOPHER C. FORDHAM III, M.D., F.A.C.P.; FRANKLIN H. EPSTEIN, M.D.; WILLIAM D. HUFFINES, M.D.; JOHN T. HARRINGTON, M.D.
This paper reports on three patients who presented clinical and laboratory evidence suggesting acute post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis, each of whom was found to have polyarteritic lesions.
R. M.: This 21-year-old Negro man was admitted on April 2, 1963. He had been well until 3 weeks previously when he had a severe sore throat that lasted for 1 week and cleared without treatment. One week before entry he noted swelling and pain about several joints, lasting for 2 or 3 days, and 4 days before admission he experienced lower abdominal pain, anorexia, nausea, and vomiting. The next day
CHRISTOPHER C. FORDHAM, FRANKLIN H. EPSTEIN, WILLIAM D. HUFFINES, JOHN T. HARRINGTON. Polyarteritis and Acute Post-streptococcal Glomerulonephritis. Ann Intern Med. 1964;61:89–97. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-61-1-89
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1964;61(1):89-97.
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